Definition of beauteous:
fetching, knockout, graceful, picturesque, exquisite, comely, lovely, delightful, cute, good-looking, fine, fair, bonny, pretty, gorgeous, pulchritudinous, good, lovesome, aesthetic, goodly, attractive, taking, seemly, well-favored, beautiful, handsome, easy on the eyes, drop-dead, sightly, ravishing, charming, elegant, likely, stunning, bewitching.
But I set out over the enchanted moor, and the Elfin King appeared in the guise of a beauteous Knight, and he looked so brave, and noble, and generous that I followed him hither, and drank of his heather ale, and now I am doomed to bide here till seven long years be spent.- "The Scottish Fairy Book", Elizabeth W. Grierson.
- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
And soon they slept, secure and thankful, Though the maddening storm grew fiercer,- Slept, but dreamed: The window rose a richer mansion Than ever sheltered Wall- street banker- A castle wrought of childish fancy, More beauteous than the pen of romance Has pictured of the days of chivalry.- "The Loom of Life", Cotton Noe.